World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day

Date posted: March 21, 2017

Today is World Poetry Day! It’s a day to honour poets, revive oral traditions of poetry, promote the reading, writing and teaching or poetry, and raise the visibility of poetry.

Take a quiz to test your understanding of poetry terms.

For more of a challenge, try Can you match these famous first lines to the right poems?

For ideas on using poetry with adult learners, contact library@decoda.ca to borrow Enriching Our Lives! Poetry Lessons for Adult Literacy Teachers and Tutors.

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